08.10.12 - WASHINGTON -- NASA's Space Technology Program has selected Deployable Space Systems (DSS) of Goleta, Calif. and ATK Space Systems Inc., of Commerce, Calif., for contract negotiation to develop advanced solar array systems. High-power solar electric propulsion, where the power is generated with advanced solar array systems, is a key capability required for extending human presence throughout the solar system.
02.22.13 - NASA Administrator Charles Bolden toured a cutting-edge facility at the agency’s Marshall Space Flight Center, where high-tech manufacturing is creating parts for a next-generation rocket that will launch astronauts to more distant destinations than ever before.
02.04.12 - The NASA team behind Robonaut 2, the first humanoid robot in space, has been awarded the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Space Automation and Robotics Award for 2013.
07.17.12 - IRVE-3 will test inflatable heat shield technology that could transform planetary exploration.
05.16.12 - The Inflatable Reentry Vehicle Experiment (IRVE-3), the third in a series of suborbital flight tests of new spacecraft reentry technology, is scheduled to launch from the Wallops Flight Facility this summer.
02.10.12 - NASA is seeking proposals for small technology payloads that could fly on future NASA-sponsored suborbital flights.
10.20.11 - The conference was rapid-fire at the Pearl Young Theater through most of Wednesday until NASA's Game Changing Development Program office was declared open.
09.20.11 - NASA has selected The Boeing Company of Huntington Beach, Calif., for the Composite Cryotank Technologies Demonstration effort.
09.16.11 - NASA has selected two game-changing space technology projects for development.